8 projects worth Rs 743 crore to clean Ganga cleared

Tue, Oct 10 2017, 03:37 PM

The National Mission for Clean Ganga yesterday approved eight projects worth Rs 743 crore. Of this, Rs 696 crore was allocated for sewage management in UP, Bihar and West Bengal (shown in graphic), Rs 42.9 crore for inventorisation and surveillance of river Ganga, and Rs 4.3 crore for treatment of drains through bio-remediation.